In earlier entries, Breast Cancer Awareness Month starts today and Know the Risks: Breast Cancer Awareness, we shared some facts about this lethal form of cancer. Today, we share some signs that may indicate if you have the disease.Although routine self breast exams do not detect cancer the way mammograms do, they can help spot  signs you should not ignore:… Read More


Have you been seeing more pink around you these days? Many organizations and companies are promoting the need for Breast Cancer Awareness. Now is the time to educate yourself of the risk factors and take preventative action. Are you at risk?The Mayo Clinic staff lists these risk factors, among others, as increasing your risk for breast cancer:Family… Read More


You may have noticed an increase in discussions about breast cancer awareness since today is the first of October. But how many of us in the senior community really focus on the preventative accepts of this disease? According to the CDC’s The State of Aging and Health in America 2013, mammograms for women aged 65 or… Read More